Leon Golub | the artist




The artist Leon Golub
Born 1922, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Died Aug 8 2004

Style and technique of the artist: Painting, Printmakers, Documenta Kassel,

School of Chicago.


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Works in the TATE gallery
Brooklyn Museum of Art.
Painter, printmaker, and political activist, Leon Golub has been making art about the disparity between power and powerlessness since his earliest paintings in the 1940s. He evolved his expressive figural style through an extensive study of sources ranging from classical sculpture to illustrations in the popular press…
2 Works in the National Gallery of Art
Prisoners II’


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